posttest

noun
post·​test | \ ˈpōs(t)-ˌtest How to pronounce posttest (audio) \

Definition of posttest

: a test given to students after completion of an instructional program or segment and often used in conjunction with a pretest to measure their achievement and the effectiveness of the program

First Known Use of posttest

1942, in the meaning defined above

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“Posttest.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/posttest. Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

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